French President Arrives in Qatar amid Arab Boycott [AbbTakk] 07 Dec, 2017

French President Arrives in Qatar amid Arab BoycottDoha(December 07, 2017): French President Emmanuel Macron has arrived in Qatar for a one-day trip to the country amid a boycott of Doha by four Arab nations.Macron landed on Thursday and was to visit French troops stationed in the country, as well as talk to its ruling emir, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani.Macron’s visit comes just after a planned two-day Gulf Cooperation Council meeting collapsed in just a few hours over the ongoing Qatar diplomatic crisis.Bahrain, Egypt, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates began their boycott in June over allegations that Doha supports extremists and has too-close relations with Iran.Qatar has long denied supporting extremists and shares a massive offshore natural gas field with Tehran.Related News:French President Invites Lebanese Ex-Premier to FranceFrench President Arrives in Riyadh on Surprise Visit 7122017 Abbtakk english Abbtakk Updates French President Arrives in Qatar amid Arab Boycott World News

More News

Spain threatens to vote No on Brexit deal over Gibraltar

20 Nov, 2018 SuchTV

The government of Spain said on Tuesday that it would vote to reject the EU's draft Brexit agreement. Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez said he would only ... Detail

US Muslim lawmaker-elect in proposal to end head-covering ban in Congress

20 Nov, 2018 SuchTV

Ilhan Omar, a Somali refugee who was one of the first two Muslim women elected to Congress earlier this month, has joined Democratic leaders in drafti ... Detail

3 Men Charged Over Alleged 'Mass Killing' Terror Plot in Australia

20 Nov, 2018 SuchTV

Investigators believe the men, aged between 21 and 30, had been inspired by the group calling itself Daesh. The suspects are Australian nationals of T ... Detail

Trump dilemma: Preserve Saudi alliance or declare prince a murderer

20 Nov, 2018 Tribune

PHOTO REUTERS WASHINGTON:The Saudi assassination of a US-based journalist has put President Donald Trump in an intractable bind.Does he preserve a clo ... Detail

Federal Judge Blocks Trump Order Limiting Asylum

20 Nov, 2018 SuchTV

President Donald Trump issued the rule in a November 9 proclamation, saying it was necessary to deal with the expected arrival of thousands of migrant ... Detail

Post Your Comments
Type your Comments / Review in the space below.
Name:
Email:
City:
Verify Code